Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar

Managing editor of Eleven media Nari Min (C) at Tamwe township courts on 10 October 2018. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
12 October 2018
Yangon Region government issued a statement on October 11 which explains why the...
Myanmar’s former information minister U Ye Htut.
05 October 2018
Myanmar’s former information minister on Thursday called for a review and retrial of a...
Lebanese-British barrister Amal Clooney addresses the meeting on Press Behind Bars: Undermining Justice and Democracy on the sidelines of the General Debate of the 73rd session of the General Assembly of the United Nations at United Nations Headquarters in New York, New York, USA, 28 September 2018. Photo: Jason Szenes/EPA
29 September 2018
Prominent human rights lawyer Amal Clooney appealed to Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday over a...
Demonstrators hold placards as they take part in a protest calling for the release of reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, outside of the Myanmar embassy in London on September 27, 2018. Photo: Adrian Dennis/AFP
28 September 2018
Supporters staged a small rally outside London's Myanmar Embassy on Thursday for two...
Pan Ei Mon (L) and Chit Su Win (R), wives of jailed Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, during a press conference in Yangon, Myanmar, 04 September 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
05 September 2018
The wife of one of two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar made an emotional appeal...
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has been criticized over her comments on the Reuters journalists case and her government's handling of the Rakhine crisis. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
04 September 2018
The jailing of two Reuters journalists shreds what remains of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu...
US Ambassador Scot Marciel attends the trial of the two Reuters journalists. The US embassy has expressed its dismay with the verdict. Photo: Thura for Mizzima
04 September 2018
Foreign governments and rights groups joined the UN in their condemnation of a harsh jail...
Reuters journalist Wa Lone (C) gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at Insein township court in Yangon, Myanmar, 03 September 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
03 September 2018
Two Reuters journalists accused of breaching Myanmar's state secrets law during their...
Journalists and activists hold banners with the portrait of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, as they shout slogans during a protest for Rights to Information in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 September 2018. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
03 September 2018
On Saturday, more than 100 journalists and activists marched through Yangon in support of...
Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone (C), 31, is escorted by police as he leaves the court after the final argument of his trial in Yangon, Myanmar, 20 August 2018. Photo: Nyeini Chan Naing/EPA
27 August 2018
Two Reuters journalists in Myanmar face a ruling today that could see them each jailed...

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